Actuarial Analyst

Job Description

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Job Summary 
Prepares actuarial analysis of rates and rating plans for assigned lines of insurance. 
Essential Job Functions 
  • Develops and prepares actuarial analysis of rates and rating plans for assigned lines of insurance; prepares formal recommendations concerning changes in rates and rating plans based on such analyses.
  • Prepares correspondence and required exhibits in connection with regulatory filings, including necessary follow-up when such filings are questioned, challenged or otherwise not promptly approved as submitted.
  • Assists in the training and development of professional actuarial personnel as assigned.
  • Performs special actuarial projects as assigned.
  • Performs calculations for the establishment of IBNR (incurred but not reported) loss reserves for assigned lines of insurance.
  • Performs other functions as assigned. 
Physical Actions 
Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs. maximum. Functional ability of seeing, hearing, and speaking is required. 
Physical Environment 
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate controlled office environment, with occasional travel by car or airplane. 
Education Requirements 
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree preferred with at least a minor in mathematics, and passed at least two Casualty Actuarial Society exams.
  • Continue educational development in related job field. 
Experience Requirements 
One year as an Actuarial Assistant. 
Special Skill Requirement 

  • Computer programming aptitude, ideally with VBA and SQL experience.
  • Working knowledge of statistical tools (SAS, R, Python, etc.) for data handling and model development, and experience with large data sets (1 million + records) is strongly preferred.
  • Disposition for data detective work a plus.
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to express complicated technical concepts verbally and in writing to a variety of audiences.
  • Experience working independently and with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to adapt to new or changing direction.
  • Motivated and self-directed - will seek out answers rather than waiting to be told what to do.

Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 03/19/2019